Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Maven skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Maven over the 6 months to 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apache Maven
England > South West
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 137 142
Rank change year-on-year +52 +5 -7
Contract jobs citing Maven 116 65 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.23% 1.19% 1.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.66% 6.52% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 37 53
South West median daily rate £425 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -19.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £328 £315 £363
90th Percentile £553 £553 £530
England median daily rate £500 £475 £470
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 - £47.50

Maven is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 849 997 931
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 16.34% 18.20% 15.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 646 652
South West median daily rate £410 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% - -3.23%
10th Percentile £308 £275 £295
90th Percentile £563 £528 £500
England median daily rate £475 £430 £418
% change year-on-year +10.47% +2.99% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 43 59
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.59% -7.06% +6.25%
10th Percentile £37.50 £25.00 £31.80
90th Percentile £55.75 £53.75 £48.45
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +8.11%

Maven
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Maven as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Maven in the South West

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Maven in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Maven in the South West

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Maven in the South West over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Maven in the South West

Maven
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Maven in the South West

Maven
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the South West region over the 6 months to 21 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +31 47 £375 +7.14% 14
Somerset +25 33 £500 - 2
Wiltshire -1 12 £463 +32.14% 9
Devon 0 7 £425 -1.62% 2
Dorset - 4 £435 - 1
Gloucestershire 0 2 £425 +2.41% 2
Maven
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Maven also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Maven.

1 92 (79.31%) Java
2 88 (75.86%) Jenkins
3 84 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (53.45%) Git (software)
5 51 (43.97%) REST
6 43 (37.07%) Spring
7 42 (36.21%) TDD
8 41 (35.34%) Docker
9 40 (34.48%) JavaScript
10 38 (32.76%) Linux
11 37 (31.90%) SOAP
11 37 (31.90%) HTML
11 37 (31.90%) BDD
12 34 (29.31%) Test Automation
12 34 (29.31%) Continuous Integration
12 34 (29.31%) Ansible
13 33 (28.45%) Cucumber
13 33 (28.45%) Web Services
13 33 (28.45%) CSS
14 32 (27.59%) Unix
14 32 (27.59%) Ant
15 31 (26.72%) Sonatype Nexus
16 30 (25.86%) Gradle
16 30 (25.86%) Eclipse
17 28 (24.14%) TeamCity
17 28 (24.14%) JIRA
17 28 (24.14%) Selenium
17 28 (24.14%) DevOps
18 26 (22.41%) jQuery
19 25 (21.55%) Scrum

Maven
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (11.21%) Confluence
2 12 (10.34%) Mule
3 11 (9.48%) nginx
4 10 (8.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 10 (8.62%) JBoss
4 10 (8.62%) WebSphere
5 6 (5.17%) ArcGIS
6 5 (4.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (4.31%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.59%) Apache
7 3 (2.59%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (2.59%) CMS
7 3 (2.59%) Mule ESB
8 2 (1.72%) Drupal
8 2 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.86%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.86%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 21 (18.10%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.76%) GitHub
3 7 (6.03%) PaaS
4 6 (5.17%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (5.17%) Serverless
5 5 (4.31%) OpenShift
6 4 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (2.59%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (2.59%) Amazon S3
7 3 (2.59%) npm
8 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.86%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.21%) Firewall
1 13 (11.21%) Network Security
2 11 (9.48%) Kerberos
3 8 (6.90%) HTTP
4 7 (6.03%) Internet
5 6 (5.17%) SMS
6 1 (0.86%) DHCP
6 1 (0.86%) DNS
6 1 (0.86%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.38%) Hadoop
2 9 (7.76%) Big Data
2 9 (7.76%) MongoDB
3 8 (6.90%) Apache Hive
3 8 (6.90%) DB2
4 6 (5.17%) GIS
5 4 (3.45%) MySQL
6 3 (2.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (2.59%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.59%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.72%) Jackrabbit
7 2 (1.72%) Redis
8 1 (0.86%) Infinispan
8 1 (0.86%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 88 (75.86%) Jenkins
2 62 (53.45%) Git (software)
3 33 (28.45%) Cucumber
4 32 (27.59%) Ant
5 31 (26.72%) Sonatype Nexus
6 30 (25.86%) Eclipse
6 30 (25.86%) Gradle
7 28 (24.14%) JIRA
7 28 (24.14%) Selenium
7 28 (24.14%) TeamCity
8 19 (16.38%) JUnit
9 17 (14.66%) SoapUI
10 13 (11.21%) Artifactory
10 13 (11.21%) Bitbucket
11 12 (10.34%) IntelliJ
12 10 (8.62%) SonarQube
12 10 (8.62%) Vagrant
13 9 (7.76%) Mockito
14 8 (6.90%) HP UFT
14 8 (6.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (18.10%) Banking
1 21 (18.10%) Finance
2 7 (6.03%) Back Office
3 4 (3.45%) Law
4 3 (2.59%) Electronics
4 3 (2.59%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.59%) Marketing
4 3 (2.59%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.72%) Legal
5 2 (1.72%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (50.86%) Developer
2 32 (27.59%) Java Developer
3 10 (8.62%) Analyst
4 9 (7.76%) Automation Test Analyst
4 9 (7.76%) Consultant
5 8 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (6.90%) Test Analyst
6 7 (6.03%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.17%) Architect
7 6 (5.17%) Test Automation Manager
7 6 (5.17%) Test Manager
8 5 (4.31%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (4.31%) Hybris Developer
8 5 (4.31%) Security Consultant
8 5 (4.31%) Software Engineer
8 5 (4.31%) Technical Architect
9 4 (3.45%) Digital Analyst
9 4 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (2.59%) Banking Analyst
10 3 (2.59%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (43.97%) REST
2 43 (37.07%) Spring
3 37 (31.90%) HTML
3 37 (31.90%) SOAP
4 33 (28.45%) CSS
4 33 (28.45%) Web Services
5 26 (22.41%) jQuery
6 20 (17.24%) XML
7 18 (15.52%) JSON
8 17 (14.66%) J2EE
9 16 (13.79%) Hibernate
10 14 (12.07%) Ajax
10 14 (12.07%) JSP
11 12 (10.34%) EJB
12 11 (9.48%) JMS
12 11 (9.48%) LDAP
12 11 (9.48%) RESTful
12 11 (9.48%) Spring Boot
13 10 (8.62%) Spring MVC
14 9 (7.76%) JSR 170
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.31%) User Experience
2 4 (3.45%) Cloud Native
3 3 (2.59%) RIA
3 3 (2.59%) Web 2.0
4 2 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.86%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.86%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.86%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (0.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 38 (32.76%) Linux
2 32 (27.59%) Unix
3 19 (16.38%) CentOS
4 3 (2.59%) Windows
5 2 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.86%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (0.86%) Solaris
6 1 (0.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (36.21%) TDD
3 37 (31.90%) BDD
4 34 (29.31%) Continuous Integration
4 34 (29.31%) Test Automation
5 28 (24.14%) DevOps
6 25 (21.55%) Scrum
7 21 (18.10%) Microservices
8 20 (17.24%) Unit Testing
9 17 (14.66%) Software Engineering
10 15 (12.93%) MVC
11 13 (11.21%) Continuous Delivery
12 12 (10.34%) E-Commerce
12 12 (10.34%) Open Source
12 12 (10.34%) Pair Programming
13 11 (9.48%) Mentoring
13 11 (9.48%) Refactoring
14 10 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (8.62%) OWASP
15 9 (7.76%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 92 (79.31%) Java
2 40 (34.48%) JavaScript
3 24 (20.69%) SQL
4 22 (18.97%) Python
5 20 (17.24%) Groovy
6 15 (12.93%) Ruby
7 9 (7.76%) C#
7 9 (7.76%) PL/SQL
7 9 (7.76%) Shell Script
8 8 (6.90%) C++
8 8 (6.90%) Dart
8 8 (6.90%) VBScript
9 7 (6.03%) Jython
10 4 (3.45%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.59%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 13 (11.21%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.17%) CESG Certified Professional
3 6 (5.17%) CISSP
3 6 (5.17%) CLAS
4 1 (0.86%) Degree
4 1 (0.86%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.34%) QA
2 6 (5.17%) JSP 440
2 6 (5.17%) RMADS
3 2 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 41 (35.34%) Docker
2 3 (2.59%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 34 (29.31%) Ansible
2 12 (10.34%) Puppet
3 8 (6.90%) CA Service Virtualization
3 8 (6.90%) Kubernetes
4 5 (4.31%) Nagios
5 4 (3.45%) Rancher
6 3 (2.59%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 3 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.86%) SELinux
Vendors
1 20 (17.24%) Red Hat
2 16 (13.79%) Oracle
3 10 (8.62%) Adobe
3 10 (8.62%) CA
4 9 (7.76%) Coverity
4 9 (7.76%) hybris
5 8 (6.90%) HP
6 6 (5.17%) ESRI
6 6 (5.17%) Microsoft
7 5 (4.31%) ATG
8 4 (3.45%) Cloudera
9 3 (2.59%) SAP
9 3 (2.59%) Talend
10 2 (1.72%) AppDynamics
10 2 (1.72%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.72%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.86%) EMC
11 1 (0.86%) Isilon
11 1 (0.86%) NetApp
11 1 (0.86%) SolidFire